PDTE Annual Conference & AGM 2021

25 - 26 September 2021

Due to Covid-19 and the uncertainty if travelling is possible for everyone, we have decided to stream the entire event live online. 


Update 01 August 2021
Because of recent changes in Covid-19 possibilities and restrictions in Norway, 
the organizing committee decided to cancel the option 
of attending in person
at the venue in Norway.

Speakers & Topics


PDTE speakers

Cristina and Aurélien Budzinski - France
Case study: How can we help a dog relax and enjoy his walk in a difficult environment.

Leticia Sanchez-Moral - Spain
Improving physical and mental health of dogs via motion

Lyubov Elupova - Bulgaria
Sit study: Why do dogs sit and why do we still make them do it?

Martina Načeradská - Czech Republic
Blood pressure in dogs

Julia Robertson - UK
Physical exercises for adolescent dogs

Tatiana Vishniakova - Russia
The use of crates

Linda Rugaas - Norway
Knowledge - the power and the pain


Guest speakers

Alexandra Horowitz - USA
Our Dogs, Ourselves. The Story of a Singular Bond.

Kim Brophey - USA
The ‘Canissance’. A whole new world for dogs and their people.

Recordings of speakers

Recordings of the speakers will be available until 10 days after the event.


Both days the event starts at 10:00 am and finishes at 17:00 pm CET.

The exact schedule will be finalized one month before the event.




Online PDTE Members and Friends     € 70,-
Online non-members     € 100,-

In-person Norway PDTE Members and Friends     € 70,-  
In-person Norway non-members     € 100,-

Contact information


Turid Rugaas

Email: turidrug@online.no
Phone: + 47 924 93 325

Lisbeth Borg de Waard

Email: lisbeth@de-waard.com